Ah, randomness – my mortal enemy. Way back since the days of Settlers of Catan, you’ve been mucking up my games, snatching defeat from the jaws of victory and all that.
Yes, my hatred of randomness has already been discussed at length, but to sum up: randomness takes control of the game away from the player, such that if you are playing a game specifically to win a game on your own merits, randomness makes the game less fun on all fronts.
But different people play games for different reasons. In fact, a single person will even play different games for different reasonsContinue Reading